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The Hollies, Rushmere

Description: The Hollies

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 282071

OS Grid Reference: TM4987087068
OS Grid Coordinates: 649870, 287068
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4245, 1.6737

Location: The Street, Rushmere, Suffolk NR33 8EP

Locality: Rushmere
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR33 8EP

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Listing Text

TM 48 NE
2/42 The Hollies
- II

Farmhouse. C17 with later modifications including early C18 addition to right
forming a single long range. Timber framed; the facade is plastered, the
centre portion being cased in brick and set forward slightly as a result; some
red brick to rear. Pantiled roof with black tiles at the front. 2 storeys
and attic. 4 windows, irregularly spaced: to the right there are sash windows
with glazing bars in flush frames, to the left large-paned sashes (ground
floor) and 3-light casements (first floor). Asymmetrical doorway with C19
half-glazed door, panelled reveals and an open gabled porch on heavy rustic
timber posts. Wooden eaves modillion cornice. Internal stack of white brick.
The upper portion of an C18 doorcase with slender engaged fluted columns has
been used as a first floor mantlepiece. Newel stairs. One first floor room
has exposed joisting. The roof has 2 rows of butt purlins, those at the later
end staggered.

Listing NGR: TM4987087068

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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